The Legacy of Nat Turner's Sword Videos

Video 3.6

The Legacy of Nat Turner's Sword

Rick Francis describes the events that allowed his great-great-grandmother, Lavinia Francis to escape a sure death during Nat Turner's insurrection against white slave-owners.

Newsletter

Never miss a Nat Geo moment

Your email address
Submit
We use our own and third-party cookies to improve our services, personalise your advertising and remember your preferences. If you continue browsing, or click on the accept button on this banner, we understand that you accept the use of cookies on our website. For more information visit our Cookies Policy AcceptClose cookie policy overlay